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80% renewable energy possible by 2050: UN panel

80% renewable energy possible by 2050: UN panel | GIS in Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Renewable sources such as solar and wind could supply up to 80 per cent of the world's energy needs by 2050, a top climate panel concluded Monday.
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Doubling Renewable Energy Worldwide Could Save $740 Billion ...

Doubling Renewable Energy Worldwide Could Save $740 Billion ... | GIS in Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
When combining all of the world's countries, 18 percent of the world's electricity consumption comes from renewable sources. A global agency estimates that amount could be doubled in a little more than 15 years while saving ...
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Green Urban Planning of the Future

Green Urban Planning of the Future | GIS in Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
When I saw this article at CNBC about the future of cities and urban planning, I had to do more reading about Harriet Tregoning.
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Renewable Energy and the Energy Transition

The world is driven by fossil fuels like oil and gas. This has some negative repercussions: Rising energy prices due to decreasing deposits, dependence on un...
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Renewable Energy Growth Greater Than Nuclear Decline in ...

Renewable Energy Growth Greater Than Nuclear Decline in ... | GIS in Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
This is a good occasion to have a new look at the figures. The renewable side of the statistics is best documented in this PDF published by Bernard Chabot at RenewablesInternational a couple of days ago, based on data ...
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Protesters at UN Climate Talks in Bonn: We Choose Renewable ...

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More than 100 people held a demonstration in Bonn, Germany today, outside the venue where the ministers of environment are meeting for the United Nations (UN) climate negotiations. Organizations from every ...
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